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Pontifical Council For The Family
The Pontifical Council for the Family was part of the Curia of the Roman Catholic Church
Catholic Church
from 1981 to 2016. It was established by Pope John Paul II on 9 May 1981 with his motu proprio Familia a Deo Instituta, replacing the Committee for the Family that Pope Paul VI had established in 1973
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Catholic Church
GodTrinity Pater Filius Spiritus Sanctus Consubstantialitas Filioque Divinum illud munusDivine Law Decalogus Ex Cathedra DeificatioRealms beyond the States of the Church Heaven Purgatory Limbo HellMysterium Fidei Passion of Jesus Crucifixion
Crucifixion
of Jesus Harrowing of Hell Resurrection AscensionBeatæ Mariæ Semper Virginis Mariology Veneration Immaculate Conception Mater Dei Perpetual virginity Assumption TitlesOther teachings Josephology Morality Body Lectures Sexuality Apologetics Divine grace Salvation Original sin Saints DogmaTexts Biblia Sacra S
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Pontifical Council
The Roman Pontifical, in Latin the Pontificale Romanum, is the Latin Catholic liturgical book that contains the rites performed by Bishops.[1] The Pontifical is practically an episcopal ritual, containing formularies and rubrics for the sacraments and sacramentals which may be celebrated by a bishop, including especially the consecration of holy chrism, and the sacraments of confirmation and holy orders. However, it does not include the rites for the Mass or the Divine Office, which can be found in the Roman Missal
Roman Missal
and Liturgy of the Hours respectively. Because of the use of the adjective pontifical in other contexts to refer to the Pope, it is sometimes mistakenly thought that the Pontificale Romanum is a book reserved to the Pope. It could be argued that it is the book of those entitled to the use, in certain contexts, of the pontificalia, i.e
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Holy See Press Office
An office is generally a room or other area where administrative work is done by an organizations users in order to support and realize objects and goals of the organization. It may also denote a position within an organization with specific duties attached to it (see officer, office-holder, official); the latter is in fact an earlier usage, office as place originally referring to the location of one's duty. When used as an adjective, the term "office" may refer to business-related tasks. In legal writing, a company or organization has offices in any place that it has an official presence, even if that presence consists of, for example, a storage silo rather than an office. An office is an architectural and design phenomenon; whether it is a small office such as a bench in the corner of a small business of extremely small size (see small office/home office), through entire floors of buildings, up to and including massive buildings dedicated entirely to one company
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Special Administration Of The Holy See
Administration
Administration
may refer to: Management
Management
of organizations[edit]Management, the act of directing people towards accomplishing a goal
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Prefecture Of The Pontifical Household
A prefecture (from the Latin
Latin
Praefectura) is an administrative jurisdiction or subdivision in any of various countries and within some international church structures, and in antiquity a Roman district governed by an appointed prefect.Contents1 Literal prefectures1.1 Antiquity 1.2 Ecclesiastic2 Analogous prefectures2.1 Brazilian equivalent of prefecture 2.2 Prefectures of the Central African Republic 2.3 Greek equivalent of prefecture 2.4 Chinese equivalents of prefecture2.4.1 The ancient sense 2.4.2 The modern sense2.5 Italian prefettura 2.6 French préf
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Congregation For Institutes Of Consecrated Life And Societies Of Apostolic Life
Congregation may refer to:Congregation, a large gathering of people, often for the purpose of worship Church (congregation), a Christian organization meeting in a particular place for worship, usually a church (building). Congregation (Roman Curia), an administrative body of the Roman Catholic Church A religious institute, or a grouping of religious institutes, in which only simple vows, not solemn vows, are taken A group of monasteries, or a group of chapters of canons regular Qahal, an Israelite organizational structure often translated as congregation
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Pontifical Council For Promoting The New Evangelization
In Christianity, Evangelism
Evangelism
is the commitment to or act of publicly preaching of the Gospel
Gospel
with the intention of spreading the message and teachings of Jesus
Jesus
Christ. Christians who specialize in evangelism are often known as evangelists, whether they are in their home communities or living as missionaries in the field, although some Christian traditions refer to such people as missionaries in either case. Some Christian traditions consider evangelists to be in a leadership position; they may be found preaching to large meetings or in governance roles. Christian groups who encourage evangelism are sometimes known as evangelistic or evangelist
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Section For Relations With States (Roman Curia)
The Section for Relations with States or Second Section of the Secretariat of State is the body within the Roman Curia
Roman Curia
charged with dealing with matters that involve relations with civil governments. It has been part of the Vatican Secretariat of State since 1909. It is analogous to the foreign ministry of a state.Contents1 History 2 Present competence 3 Composition 4 List of Secretaries of Council for the Public Affairs of the Church and Secretaries for Relations with States 5 List of Undersecretaries for Relations with States 6 References 7 External linksHistory[edit] The origin of this body is found in the Congregatio super negotiis ecclesiasticis extraordinariis Regni Galliarum (Congregation on the Extraordinary Ecclesiastical Affairs of the Kingdom of France) that Pope
Pope
Pius VI set up on 28 May 1793 to deal with problems arising for the Church as a result of the French Revolution
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Pontifical Council For The Pastoral Care Of Migrants And Itinerants
The Pontifical Council for the Pastoral Care of Migrants and Itinerants (Pontificium Consilium de Spirituali Migrantium atque Itinerantium Cura) was a dicastery of the Roman Curia. The Council, established by Pope John Paul II
Pope John Paul II
on 28 June 1988, was dedicated to the spiritual welfare of migrant and itinerant people. The last President of the Council was Cardinal Antonio Maria Vegliò, who was appointed by Pope Benedict XVI
Pope Benedict XVI
on 28 February 2009
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Congregation For Borders
Outline, Index Vatican City
Vatican City
portalv t ePart of a series on theRoman Curia of the Catholic ChurchSecretariatsSecretariat of StateSection for Relations with States Latin Letters OfficeSecretariat for the Economy Secretariat for Communications Holy See
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Camerlengo Of The Holy Roman Church
The Camerlengo of the Holy Roman Church
Camerlengo of the Holy Roman Church
is an office of the Papal household that administers the property and revenues of the Holy See. Formerly, his responsibilities included the fiscal administration of the Patrimony of St. Peter. As regulated in the Apostolic Constitution Pastor Bonus (1988),[1] the Camerlengo is always a cardinal, though this was not the case prior to the 15th century.[2] His heraldic arms are ornamented with two keys – one gold, one silver – in saltire surmounted by an ombrellino, a canopy or umbrella of alternating red and yellow stripes
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Administration Of The Patrimony Of The Apostolic See
The Administration of the Patrimony of the Apostolic See (Italian: Amministrazione del Patrimonio della Sede Apostolica, abbreviated APSA) is the office of the Roman Curia
Roman Curia
that deals with the "provisions owned by the Holy See
Holy See
in order to provide the funds necessary for the Roman Curia
Roman Curia
to function".[1] It was established by Pope Paul VI
Pope Paul VI
on 15 August 1967
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Prefecture For The Economic Affairs Of The Holy See
Coordinates: 41°54′11″N 12°27′30″E / 41.90302°N 12.45842°E / 41.90302; 12.45842Part of a series on theRoman Curia of the Catholic ChurchSecretariatsSecretariat of StateSection for Relations with States Latin Letters OfficeSecretariat for the Economy Secretariat for Communications Holy See
Holy See
Press Office Vatican Publishing HouseOther dicasteries Dicast
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Office For The Liturgical Celebrations Of The Supreme Pontiff
The Office for the Liturgical Celebrations of the Supreme Pontiff (Latin: Officium de Liturgicis Celebrationibus Summi Pontificis) is that section of the Roman Curia
Roman Curia
responsible for organizing and conducting liturgies and other religious ceremonies performed by the pope of the Catholic Church. It is headed by a "master" appointed for a term of five years.[1] The Office and the consultants who advise it support the pope in expressing his interpretation of the liturgical modifications instituted following the Second Vatican Council. Popes have at times supported post-Council reforms, restored earlier practices, and introduced further innovations
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Dicastery
A dicastery (from Greek δικαστήριον, law-court, from δικαστής, judge/juror) is a department of the Roman Curia, the administration of the Holy See
Holy See
through which the pope directs the Roman Catholic Church
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